Businesses in Decatur, Alabama

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 15.8%
 Medical: 13.4%
 Industry: 10.1%
 Professional Services: 10%
 Home Services: 8.7%
 Financial Services: 6%
 Automotive: 5.5%
 Restaurants: 5.4%
 Other: 25.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts8348 years4.31.5
Car repair13532.3 years4.32.4
Gas stations10542.8 years4.01.8
Beauty salons9137.5 years4.41.6
Hairdressers8739.9 years4.31.5
Public administration13937.1 years3.92.4
Social work7737.6 years4.21.4
Atm's6641.3 years3.91.2
Banks6642.5 years4.21.2
Finance other11834.4 years4.52.1
Loan companies17429 years4.63.1
Convenience stores6926.5 years4.01.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets5230.1 years4.10.9
General contractors21137.1 years4.23.7
Other construction13050.2 years4.62.3
Real estate17827.7 years4.03.1
Construction of buildings15941.5 years4.12.8
Other membership organizations5550 years4.41.0
Wholesale of machinery10932.2 years4.11.9
Dentists9845 years4.71.7
Health and medical74527.1 years4.113.1
Physicians and surgeons25528.5 years3.84.5
Accountants7234.1 years4.61.3
Corporate management7426.1 years4.71.3
Lawyers legal13239 years4.62.3
Scientific and technical services9422.7 years4.31.7
Technical construction services5729.2 years4.51.0
Churches19049.7 years4.73.3
American restaurants5635.3 years4.11.0
Clothing stores7634.7 years4.31.3
Electronics stores7829.8 years4.01.4
Hardware stores8463.2 years4.41.5
Pharmacies and drug stores7837.9 years4.21.4
Shopping other10634.2 years3.91.9
Area of Decatur, Alabama59.88 sq mi
Population56,830
Male Population27,392 (48.2%)
Female Population29,438 (51.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +33.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +9.9%
Median Age38
Male Median Age36.1
Female Median Age39.7
Area Codes256
NeighborhoodsAustinville, Decatur, New Decatur
Local TimeThursday 1:46 PM
TimezoneCentral Daylight Time
Lat & Lng34.60593° / -86.98334°
Zip Codes3560135602356033560935699

Decatur, Alabama - Map

Decatur, Alabama Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population42,55146,98151,70356,830
Population Density710.5 / mi²784.5 / mi²863.4 / mi²949.0 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Decatur, Alabama Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 9.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Decatur, Alabama+33.6%+21%+9.9%
Alabama+36.3%+21%+10.2%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Decatur, Alabama Median Age

Median Age: 38 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Decatur, Alabama38 years39.7 years36.1 years
Alabama38 years39.3 years36.6 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Decatur, Alabama Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,9011,8993,801
5-91,8721,8823,755
10-141,8341,8703,705
15-191,9091,8693,779
20-241,8941,7773,672
25-292,0151,9043,920
30-341,8771,8503,728
35-391,8301,7663,597
40-441,7871,8633,650
45-492,0492,1184,168
50-541,8892,0563,946
55-591,7481,8643,613
60-641,4041,8233,228
65-691,1731,3322,506
70-748281,1932,022
75-796269521,578
80-844607541,215
85 Plus293665959
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Decatur, Alabama Population Density

Population Density: 949.0 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Decatur, Alabama56,83059.88 sq mi949.0 / mi²
Alabama4.9 million52,420.3 sq mi93.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Decatur, Alabama Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1830 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Decatur, Alabama

 Inexpensive: 52.2%
 Moderate: 39.1%
 Expensive: 6.3%
 Very Expensive: 2.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Decatur, Alabama CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Decatur, Alabama1,030,145 t18.1 t17,202 t/mi²
Alabama88,924,479 t18.1 t1,696 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Decatur, Alabama CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,030,145 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita18.1 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (7)
FloodHigh (7)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
12/7/015:08 PM3.969.2 km5,000 mAlabamausgs.gov
8/19/895:03 PM3.462.3 km10,000 mAlabamausgs.gov
8/28/759:22 PM3.594.1 km5,000 mAlabamausgs.gov
8/12/5911:06 AM3.843.6 km5,000 mAlabamausgs.gov
4/23/571:23 AM4.195.8 km5,000 mAlabamausgs.gov

Decatur, Alabama

Decatur is a city in Morgan and Limestone counties in the State of Alabama. The city, affectionately known as "The River City", is located in Northern Alabama on the banks of Wheeler Lake, along the Tennessee River. It is the largest city and county ..  ︎  Decatur, Alabama Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Decatur, Alabama
 Zip Code 35601: 71.7%
 Zip Code 35603: 25.8%
 Other: 2.5%

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